In 1938, the Popular Mechanics Magazine referred Hemp as the “new million-dollar crop." Hemp is cultivated for its fiber, seeds, and resin.
Hemp is a valuable new agricultural crop grown for seed/oil, fiber, and metabolites.
The 2018 Farm Bill has created substantial interest in the production of hemp (principally Cannabis sativa) in Louisiana and elsewhere in the United States.
The LSU AgCenter and the LSU College of Agriculture